My Design World

jamie's italian ..... design that just keeps getting better

Deirdre Brennan - Monday, October 22, 2012

/images/jamies_italian_stratford_city_3.jpg

Jamie's Italian restaurants are opening all over the UK ... some 30 of them actually.  Also Dubai, Singapore, Sydney and Perth.  He has more recently collaborated with design company Blacksheep on their design.  There seems to be a trend in restaurant design ... it is all about the sensory experience ... taking you to a place ... a country ... it's not just all about the food.  The fitout is authentic in what they are trying to achieve.  Justin Hemmes in Sydney is on a similar trajectory with each new restaurant he opens outdoing the last in authenticity ... think The Fish Shop and Mr Wong.

/jamies_italian_stratford_city.jpg

For Jamie it was all about the environment having the 'neighbourhood feel'. Taking inspiration from the Italian Table where one relaxes, shares and enjoys each others company.

/images/jamies_italian_stratford_city_2.jpg

This is modern italian over two levels with openness ... broken up into different spaces each with a different dining experience.  I do love these vintage chairs from Tolix ... they are everywhere and so 'of the moment'.  Every smart new restaurant and cafe has them ... in one form or another ... either vibrant colours or straight galvanized.  They work in any interior ... slick, bistro or industrial street furniture.  I love them and tracked them down at Thonet, Sydney.

/images/jamies_italian_stratford_city_1.jpg

 

 


 

Subscribe by Email

Subscribe in a Reader

Recent Posts


Tags

beach rustic kitchens Paris beach holidays melbourne furniture store bookcases hunter wellington boots London shops architecture chaise lounge travel warm colour palette UK house and garden steidl etcetera aalto vase milan furniture fair 2014 georg jensen fabric salone de mobile 2014 5 star hotels chairs bathroom Chanel Summer givenchy haute couture 2012 hermes mykonos books homewares neutral interiors timber interiors fashion antiques louis ghost chair braids Milan Furniture Fair 2013 lighting furniture diaries hotel 27 liberty london baby nursery passementerie curtain tiebacks Linen fabric chinoiserie blacksheep design herbert ypma paul smith styling copenhagen Christmas Decorations philippe starck design tips rustic monochrome thonet studioilse angle poise lamps brunello cucinelli maison jamie's italian chanel spring summer 2012 le creuset shell mirrors spring neutral fabrics sofas chanel's little blacket jacket salone del mobile 2012 natural fabrics milan furniture fair butterfly chair neutral colour palette colour Chanel SS 2015 Madrid madeline weinrib winter home bedheads stationary trims mirrors bedrooms hotel guestrooms weylandts sydney home office winter holidays london design festival 2012 collections elegance wallpaper The Principal, Madrid winter the white company london rustic interiors paint hotel montalembert industrial jasper conran italian designers milan furniture fair 2012 karl lagerfield fresh flowers paper passion kitchens colours sartorialist retail design sculpture storage the conran shop rustic style white interiors greige christopher kane chinoiserie wallpaper soft furnishings como hotel, melbourne wallpaper magazine ilse crawford de gournay wallpaper block arcade, melbourne hand-made sibella court little black jacket christian liaigre pringle of scotland nomad armchairs restaurant chairs vintage style plaid fabric events London restaurant design hotel guest rooms dark colours French Provincial antiques ett hem hotel melbourne Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia alexandra golovanoff milgate fabrics bedlinen baby's room design kitchen design shells pure interiors louis vuitton fall/winter 2012 heritage interiors style christmas boutique hotels photography cushions bathrooms designers guild textured interiors paint colours perfume office organization garance dore Margaret Howell interior design rugs mercedes benz furniture mulberry leather and fashion mary katrantzou autumn tolix diptyque candles baby London Fashion Week SS 2013 trimmings and tiebacks soho house Madrid hotels

Archive


    Something else?

    1. Beach House Inspiration ... with a touch of black and white Deirdre Brennan 06-Jan-2016
    2. rustic kitchens with style Deirdre Brennan 12-Jul-2015
    3. Latest Stylish Hotel Design in Madrid Deirdre Brennan 23-Jun-2015
    4. winter whites .. the warmth of white interiors Deirdre Brennan 10-Jun-2015
    5. le marianne, paris ... boutique hotel style Deirdre Brennan 01-Feb-2015
    6. beach houses .. currumbin .. my edit 2014/15 Deirdre Brennan 18-Jan-2015
    7. christmas in paris .. Deirdre Brennan 22-Dec-2014
    8. London Christmas .. a glimpse .. No 4 Deirdre Brennan 21-Dec-2014
    9. Christmas in London .. a glimpse .. No 3 Deirdre Brennan 19-Dec-2014
    10. Christmas in London .. a glimpse .. No 2 Deirdre Brennan 17-Dec-2014

    Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...